As Spain’s municipalist parties suffered a major setback in May’s elections, Barcelona based author Peter Gelderloos writes on how their own actions and inactions are largely to blame for the loss of support. For those not familiar, municipalism is a political current which emphasizes the building of participatory democracy at the local level through the […]Read More
What Went Wrong for the Municipalists in Spain?
Federation Tags: Municipalism, Socialist Faces in High Faces, Spain, The Left in Power
Review: The Next Revolution by Murray Bookchin
Federation Tags: Bookchin, Municipalism, Review
Review of The Next Revolution: Popular Assemblies and the Promise of Direct Democracy by Murray Bookchin. Edited by Debbie Bookchin and Blair Taylor, preface by Ursula K. Le Guin. Verso, December 2014. Free PDF of the book here. By Anarcho Murray Bookchin (1921-2006) was for four decades a leading anarchist thinker and writer. His many articles […]Read More